This day in Malawi, Africa and the world
This day in Malawi, Africa and the world

Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more!

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On this day in South Africa in 1946 Steve Biko, South African activist, founded the Black Consciousness Movement

On this day in Malawi in 2017 heavy rains destroy 88 houses at Usisya in Nkhata Bay.

On this day in Malawi in 2017 a Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources student, Prince Kamwaza, dies after being beaten by police during electricity demonstrations.

On this day in world in 1899 Field Marshal Lord Roberts appointed British supreme commander in South Africa.

Born on this day in 1963 Brad Pitt the American actor was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma. He played lead roles in the films Moneyball, Fight Club, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, World War Z, and Inglourious Basterds. He won a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Jeffrey Goines in the 1995 film 12 Monkeys and he also played Rusty Ryan in the Ocean’s Eleven trilogy.

Born on this day in 1987 Alberto Abdiel Quintero Medina who was born in Decea Panamanian. A professional footballer who plays for Club Universitario de Deportes from Peru as an attacking midfielder.

On this day in Nation in 1957 theWorld’s 1st full scale nuclear power plant begins to generate electricity, at the Shipping port Atomic Power Station in Pennsylvania USA.

Michael Tembo

My Name is Michael Tembo, from Dowa District, Mkulula Chisomba Village, born on the 23 October 1994. I'm Christian, a member of the Malawi Assemblies of God. I grew up in Lilongwe where I went to school, in 2015 I completed my Malawi School Certificate of Education at which point I was selected for various Universities. As a proud of Malawi I am passionate about leaning and growing businesses to support Malawi in becoming a great Nation. I'm currently the Regional Supervisor for TheNews.mw, a news website for young Malawi' people.